Setting Up for a Big Saturday Showdown At 2017 Melges 32 Worlds

2017 Melges 32 World Championship – August 23-26 – Cala Galera, Italy

INTERNATIONAL MELGES 32 CLASS ASSOCIATION

25 AUGUST 2017

Setting Up for a Big Saturday Showdown At 2017 Melges 32 Worlds

Kuznetsov continues to live large in Cala Galera, Lupi/Pessina keep it close with more teams hard charging in preparation for final day of competition

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E-Melges 24 – 25 August, 2017

20th Melges 24 World Championship 2017 in Helsinki, Finland
Wind and big waves: this is what the Melges 24 is made for!
Throwback to the Melges 24 Worlds 2017 in Helsinki, few weeks ago.
Check out this exciting footage filmed and edited by Zerogradinord in the fourth day of racing.
Can’t get enough of this video seeing fun on Melges 24 as we know it!
Enjoy!

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HASC sets hearing on Navy readiness; VT Halter Marine set to expand ship repair activity

With recovery efforts continuing, HASC sets hearing on Navy
 readiness
With recovery efforts continuing, HASC sets hearing on Navy readiness
August 25, 2017 — The Navy reports that U.S. Navy and Marine Corps divers recovered and identified remains of 26-year-old USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) Sailor, Electronics Technician 3rd Class Dustin Louis Doyon, of Connecticut, Aug. 24. Earlier Thursday, divers recovered the remains of 22-year-old Electronics Technician 3rd Class Kenneth Aaron Smith.

 

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Western Circuit – AY Race Report 3 – Final showdown at Western Circuit

20th SMU-RM Western Circuit Sailing Regatta 2017

 Goto SMU-RM Western Circuit

AY Race Report 3

Final showdown at Western Circuit…
By AsianYachting MultiMedia
August 25th: Although some classes have run away leaders, the fight for podium places and bragging rights, continue into the final day of the Western Circuit. With 3 and 4 races scheduled and the drop race introduced, expect to see some juggling of the order, that will ultimately determine the overall placing’s. The SSE flow is also predicted to continue, in the 8 to 12 knot range with occasional showers and will even the playing field for the displacement yachts. Whatever happens, celebrations will take place at the gala dinner, auction and prize presentation, throughout Saturday evening in the Raffles Marina ballroom. Follow the action in the AY Photo Gallery

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Kuznetsov Refuses to Relinquish 2017 Melges 32 Worlds Lead

2017 Melges 32 World Championship – August 23-26 – Cala Galera, Italy


Three intense races and three varied winners help keep Kuznetsov at the forefront of the Cala Galera Worlds, Reintjes holds steadfast as Corinthian division leader

Cala Galera, Italy (Aug. 24, 2017) – The 2017 Melges 32 Boero World Championship hosted by Circolo Nautico e della Vela Argentario came to life today, adding three more fierce races to the scoreboard under slightly breezy conditions.

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Pasha Hawaii firms up box ship order; Navy identifies one dead, nine missing McCain sailors

Pasha Hawaii firms up box ship order at Keppel AmFELS
Pasha Hawaii firms up box ship order at Keppel AmFELS
August 24, 2017 — Keppel AmFELS has secured a two ship contract worth more than $400 million from Pasha Hawaii. The dual fuel LNG containerships will be built to Keppel’s proprietary design with delivery of the first vessel expected in first quarter 2020, and the second in third quarter 2020.

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Royal Southern YC News: A win for the RSrnYC in the annual Bramble Bank Cricket Match

Perfect conditions as the hosts ‘win’ the annual Bramble Bank cricket match!
Images & report: Graham Nixon

Perfection, all round, on Bramble Bank for the start of the annual cricket match between the Royal Southern YC and the Island SC.


Hamble, Hampshire, UK 
It was a case of weather perfect; dry, little wind and a beautiful sunrise as the teams from Hamble’s Royal Southern Yacht Club and the Island Sailing Club in Cowes met on the newly emerged ‘island’, the infamous Bramble Bank in the the central Solent, for the annual Bramble Bank cricket match. So perfect were the conditions that they made up for the need to get out of bed at 05.00 to ensure the RSrnYC team was in the field by low water, scheduled for 06.50.

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GE Renews Partnership with P&O Cruises to Provide Upgrade Service to Oceana

GE’s Marine Solutions will once again provide upgrades on critical components on board the 77,499-ton cruise vessel Oceana.

GE Renews Partnership with P&O Cruises to Provide Upgrade Service to Oceana

  • GE Will Provide the New Generation of Power Electronics Controller to Oceana
  • The Deal Follows GE’s Successful First-Phase Upgrade on Cunard’s Queen Mary 2
  • Thanks to the Digital Simulator, GE Will be Able to Complete the Service within 12 Days

 

BELFORT, FRANCE—August 24, 2017—P&O Cruises, part of Carnival Corporation & PLC, has chosen GE’s Marine Solutions (NYSE: GE) once again to provide upgrades on critical components on board its 77,499-ton cruise vessel Oceana.

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Kuznetsov’s ‘Tavatuy’ Takes Two Bullets on Day One at 2017 Melges 32 World Championship

Overnight Melges 32 World Championship leader – Pavel Kuznetsov – Tavatuy (RUS-223)

Kuznetsov’s ‘Tavatuy’ Takes Two Bullets on Day One at 2017 Melges 32 World Championship

Opening day at Worlds brings out true Russian colors resulting in a tight points spread amongst the top five

Cala Galera, Italy (Aug. 23, 2017) – The first day of the 2017 Melges 32 Boero World Championship in Cala Galera, Italy hosted by Circolo Nautico e della Vela Argentario has concluded with two races, leaving the fleet to bask in Russian colors.

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